Author: TASS

Diplomat Vsevolod Tkachenko explained that Russia works both in a multilateral framework, primarily as a permanent member of the UN Security Council, and on a bilateral basis African countries are stepping up efforts to strengthen security on the continent, and Russia’s comprehensive contribution to this process is very visible, Russian Foreign Ministry Africa Department Director Vsevolod Tkachenko, told TASS in an interview. “In general, the potential to counter the complex of security threats on the continent is growing, primarily due to the efforts of Africans themselves at all levels. Russia provides full support to these efforts, and its contribution is…

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According to Maria Zakharova, Russian radio broadcasters are now “facing problems in delivering information to foreign audiences, which are artificially politicized and are related to the desire of the countries of the ‘collective West’ to isolate their societies from sources of alternative viewpoints” Threats against journalists, their imprisonment and even killings have become standard practice in Western countries, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said in connection with World Radio Day. “Threats targeting journalists, prosecuting them on politically motivated charges, imprisonment and even killings have become the norm in the West,” the diplomat said in a commentary. “Such actions not…

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The survey was conducted on February 9-10, with 528 participants taking part More than 80% of participants in a poll conducted in the United States believe that incumbent President Joe Biden is too old to run for and serve another term in the White House. The poll was conducted by ABC television in conjunction with the Ipsos public opinion research agency. According to the poll results, the view that America’s incumbent chief executive is “too old” to run for another term was supported by fully 86% of respondents. At the same time, 59% of respondents said that both Democrat Biden…

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Envoy, Zamir Kabulov pointed out that the Russian side “will lead its partners to the right line of behavior” at the upcoming meeting A new international meeting of special representatives on Afghanistan under the auspices of UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will be held in Doha on February 18-19, Russian Special Presidential Representative for Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov, who also serves as director of the Foreign Ministry’s Second Asian Department, told TASS. “(The meeting will take place) on February 18-19 in Doha,” he said in response to a corresponding question. The diplomat also added that he would represent Russia at the…

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The diplomat, Igor Morgulov, also expressed his confidence that “Years of Culture” to be held in Russia and China in 2024-2025 will give a new impetus to the development of the traditionally friendly ties between the two countries’ peoples Last year’s global turbulence has not affected the development of Russian-Chinese relations, Russian Ambassador to Beijing Igor Morgulov said in a video message on the eve of Chinese New Year. “Against the backdrop of a turbulent international situation last year, the relations between our countries continued to develop in a stable and steady manner, while bilateral trade exceeded $240 bln,” the…

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